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This power failure news is from South Africa

Daily outages threaten businesses and the health of residents.

A resident's association in the farming town of Bethal in Mpumalanga has dragged the local Govan Mbeki Municipality (GMM) and Eskom to court, claiming that power cuts of up to 20 hours a day are threatening the livelihoods and health of residents.
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This power failure news is from India

Bengaluru to face power cuts

Will be power outages across Bengaluru on Tuesday, September 14 from 10.30 am to 3 pm. The power interruptions were announced by the Bangalore Electricity Supply Company Limited.
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This power failure news is from Germany

Power failure in Dresden

In Dresden, the power went out on Monday in numerous parts of the city. The cause is currently being researched. A spokeswoman for the city administration also told heise online that most of the electricity was flowing again and that the administration itself was quickly supplied with emergency power.
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This power failure news is from Malaysia

Power failure in Telipok

Power failure causes dry taps in Telipok. Consumers in Taman, Putera, Perdana were without water for three days.
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This power failure news is from India

Widespread rains caused massive waterlogging and leading to power cu

Heavy rainfall leads to power failure and water logging in several Kanpur areas.

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Bengaluru power cuts

No power supply in some parts of Bengaluru due to the planned works of Bescom in sub-divisions of Jayanagar Division, South Bengaluru. This power failure affected for almost 8 hours.
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This power failure news is from Iran

Water and power crisis

Iran is suffering the effects of a drought described as the worst in 50 years. The root cause of the water and power failures, according to protesters, is long-standing government inefficiency and corruption rather than the drought. Power outages have exacerbated the crisis, since many people use electricity-powered pumps to get water inside their homes.
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Zambia hit by major power cut

Zambia was hit by an almost countrywide electricity cut. Much of the country, including the capital Lusaka and the Copperbelt region, which is home to the majority of Zambia’s copper mines, was without power for hours.
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Bengaluru power cuts

Power cuts in Bengaluru due to scheduled maintenance work at Bannerghatta Road. Power supply will also be affected due to work in Dommasandra in the next two days.
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This power failure news is from Belgium

Batch of vaccines lost due to power outage

Some batches of coronavirus vaccines have to be destroyed after a power failure in the vaccination centre in Ghent. The centre’s emergency generator, that was supposed to provide electricity in case of such a power failure, did not work.
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This power failure news is from India

Planned power cuts

Power failures in Bengaluru from July 26 to 31. Power will be suspended from 10 am to 5 pm on all five days. the power cut is for replacing 15 old 11KV Areva switchgear with new MEI switchgear of Bank-1 and Bank-2, at 66/11kv Austin Town Sub-Station.
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Power cuts and water cuts

Overnight rains pounded Mumbai and nearby areas, with the city witnessing severe water logging, disruption of local train services and vehicular traffic along with power cuts and water cuts.
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Floods cut power

Floods in Western Germany caused power failures and left without electricity 200,000 households. Many power substations could not be reached for repairs because roads were still blocked.
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This power failure news is from Nicaragua

Millions hit by regional power outage

A major power failure in Central America cut electricity to some 15 million residents, with the worst impact felt in Honduras and Nicaragua, according to regional power operator EOR, as efforts to get the lights back on were ramped up.
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Power cuts affect all economic activities

For several days, electricity has been cut at least twice a day throughout Iran. According to the spokesperson for the national electricity company, the situation could worsen in the coming weeks.
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This power failure news is from South Africa

How to report power outage

When KPLC turns off the lights, sometimes it can take hours to come back, but other times, as soon as you report it.Now There are easy ways to do this, like on Twitter it is possible by sending a DM or a complaint tweet, KPLC also provides a USSD code that you can use to report the power failure.
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Without water after power failure

Resident in parts of Gqeberha may experience disruptions in their water supply on Friday after a power failure at a water treatment facility leading to Nelson Mandela Bay.
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Power losses in Iraq

Widespread power cuts have hit Iraq at a time when the country is suffering scorching summer temperatures
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Punjab Faces Power Outages

In Punjab, for almost two weeks, the entire state, including urban areas, has been facing massive power failures. Farmers are among those who the hit hard, as they are not getting the promised eight-hour supply for paddy transplantation.
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This power failure news is from India

Frequent outages

Over the past few weeks, districts across Tamil Nadu have been witnessing at least three or four hours of power failure every day. This at a time when the people are already vexed about the government’s steadfast refusal to extend the deadline to pay electricity bills.
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This power failure news is from South Africa

Technology in hospitals can delay care

A number of unintended consequences can come with technology-enabled health services. These include disruptions due to power failure, and sudden faults in technology while professionals are attending to patients.
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Power cut in Chennai

Tangedco has announced power failures in parts of Chennai due to maintenance work.
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This power failure news is from Malaysia

Blackout at Stadium Perpaduan vaccination centre

The authorities must put in place contingency plans at Covid-19 vaccination centers to deal with eventualities such as a power failure. The blackout in Kuching, Malaysia led to overcrowding and showed a lack of planning and foresight.
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Power cut announced for parts of Chennai

Tangedco announced a suspension of power supply in several parts of Chennai during four hours as part of maintenance work. For more information about where will be the power failure, follow the new.
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Frequent power failure

Unscheduled power cuts at frequent intervals has affected residents across Mayurbhanj district. For citizens, more than power failure, lack of prompt response to complaints by authorities concerned, is adding to their hassles.